Police arrest 10 over ‘hot’ lumber, illegally-caught fish

Three separate operations in support of special laws led to the apprehension of 10 persons who were caught in possession of illegally-caught fish and illegally-cut lumber last week.

P355-k worth of shabu seized from former Pandan barangay captain

Prior to his apprehension, he was included in the National Watchlist for Illegal Drugs (NWID) and ranked second in the Provincial Recalibrated Top 10 illegal drug personality/priority target of the province, the police stated.

2,500 Catandunganons aided by 10th CIA medical mission

According to a report from the Eastern Bicol Medical Center, a total of 2,488 people treated by the mission, with 910 benefitting from pediatrics services, 340 from medicine, 63 from ob-gyne services, 284 from dental services, 155 from surgical services, 30 from ENT, 554 from optometry, 67 from x-ray services, 9 from ultrasound, and 76 from lab services.

Motorist dies in highway mishap

Investigation by the Bato police who responded to the scene stated that the driver, Manuel Aldave Tesorero, 39, a resident of barangay San Pedro, Bato, was on board his black motorcycle with a temporary plate number from Virac to Bato when he ran into the pole barricade of the road reblocking project along the national highway at 2:48 A.M. of Jan. 27, 2020.

2 rape suspects from Cat’nes nabbed in Legazpi City, Bataan

Two fugitives from Catanduanes facing a combined 12 counts of rape before the Regional Trial Court in Virac have been arrested in Legazpi City and Bataan province recently.

Cat’nes police, MTRC ink deal over drug users’ rehab program

The MOA ensured the local police’s assistance and support to the DOH-MTRC’s Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) in terms of venue and applicable logistics in catering to the needs of the voluntary or court-mandated clients.

3 fishermen survive ordeal as huge waves sink banca

According to the report of the Catanduanes police, Romulo Romero Flores, Jr., 39, a resident of Cabcab, went fishing at about 5:30 P.M. of Jan. 31, 2020, together with Andy Subion and Domingo Lazado, both of Codon, on board the banca.

Over 2000 Bicolano workers get monetary claims thru DOLE’s SEnA

About 2,220 workers in the region have benefitted from the simplified and fast resolution of labor issues from the Single Entry Approach (SEnA) program.

DENR okays DPWH request to cut 129 trees in Luyang widening project

Engr. Jerry R. Arena, who was recently designated as officer-in-charge of the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO), informed DPWH District Engineer Gil Augustus A. Balmadrid that a Special Tree Cutting Permit (STCP) has been granted to the DPWH covering the 129 trees which are inside Alienable and Disposable (A&D) Land.

DILG directs LGUs to create, activate BHERTs vs. nCoV

This was the directive issued by Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año on Sunday, as he stressed that each barangay must be adequately informed about the disease and prepared to adopt protocols in containing it.